NBA Draftkings Picks for May 15, 2024

Daily Player Picks

Updated Throughout the Day

Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.


Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Luka Doncic DAL $11,100 55.95 5.04
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander OKC $10,100 55.17 5.46
Kyrie Irving DAL $8,200 39.66 4.84
Darius Garland CLE $6,900 37.09 5.38

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander OKC $10,100 55.17 5.46
Darius Garland CLE $6,900 37.09 5.38
Luka Doncic DAL $11,100 55.95 5.04
Josh Giddey OKC $4,500 22.29 4.95

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jaylen Brown BOS $7,900 39.69 5.02
Kyrie Irving DAL $8,200 39.66 4.84
Derrick White BOS $6,500 30.33 4.67
Max Strus CLE $5,400 25.73 4.77

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Isaiah Joe OKC $3,400 18.38 5.41
Jaylen Brown BOS $7,900 39.69 5.02
Josh Giddey OKC $4,500 22.29 4.95
Kyrie Irving DAL $8,200 39.66 4.84

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jayson Tatum BOS $9,700 51.39 5.30
Jaylen Brown BOS $7,900 39.69 5.02
Jalen Williams OKC $7,600 36.14 4.76
Max Strus CLE $5,400 25.73 4.77

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Isaiah Joe OKC $3,400 18.38 5.41
Jayson Tatum BOS $9,700 51.39 5.30
Jaylen Brown BOS $7,900 39.69 5.02
Max Strus CLE $5,400 25.73 4.77

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jayson Tatum BOS $9,700 51.39 5.30
Evan Mobley CLE $7,500 38.41 5.12
PJ Washington DAL $6,300 31.56 5.01
Al Horford BOS $5,300 20.19 3.81

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jayson Tatum BOS $9,700 51.39 5.30
Evan Mobley CLE $7,500 38.41 5.12
PJ Washington DAL $6,300 31.56 5.01
Dean Wade CLE $3,500 16.05 4.59

Canter

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Evan Mobley CLE $7,500 38.41 5.12
Chet Holmgren OKC $7,000 35.76 5.11
PJ Washington DAL $6,300 31.56 5.01
Daniel Gafford DAL $5,400 23.28 4.31

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Evan Mobley CLE $7,500 38.41 5.12
Chet Holmgren OKC $7,000 35.76 5.11
PJ Washington DAL $6,300 31.56 5.01
Dean Wade CLE $3,500 16.05 4.59

Picks are based on historical performance and match-up. Picks are updated regularly, but we advise that you keep up to date on late-day roster moves and injuries – those are not taken into consideration. Sports from the Basement provides┬áno warranty on these suggestions and readers should make picks at their own risk. Sample lineups are provided as thought-starters, and are not intended for direct use.